SAN DIEGO, CA — A multi-vehicle wreck involving a U-Haul truck was reported late Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 805 in San Diego’s University City area, reports the California Highway Patrol.
The accident happened on the southbound interstate at Exit 25 to La Jolla Village Drive, or Miramar Road. It was first reported by the CHP at 4:24 p.m.
Few details have been shared at this time, but authorities said a U-Haul’s front bumper had become wedged on top of a Jeep’s back bumper.
An HOV lane and one left lane were blocked as crews worked to clear the roadway.
It was unclear whether anyone was seriously injured, but an ambulance was requested at the site.
By 4:47 p.m., local fire crews had cleared the scene to the right shoulder and away from traffic lanes.
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